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Know your book - creating a professional work

Including all of the necessary parts of a book and putting them in the right order is the first step to making a book credible and professional. The inside of the book is referred to as the book block and can be divided in to three main sections: the front matter, book block text and back matter. All three sections are not absolutely necessary, but if used they should be combined into a single document with any manuscript submission. Read more...… Continue

Added by O. Peart on December 4, 2010 at 7:10pm — No Comments

Free eBook Publishing


Publish your eBook with book layout, formatting and cover design at DLite

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Other services: self-publishing, formatting, proofreading, editing, cover…

Added by O. Peart on November 8, 2010 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Writing Contest - No Entry Fee

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Added by O. Peart on September 19, 2010 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Using a Word Processing Program to Create a Page Layout

The layout of your book is very important. The average paperback book size is six inches wide and nine inches tall, which is much smaller than the average size of a sheet of an 8.5 x

11 inch sheet of paper. This means that if you are submitting a book for

printing, you will need to select the proper page setup.…


Added by O. Peart on August 20, 2010 at 6:01pm — No Comments

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